Crime

Suspects on the run after woman shot in Whitehaven

A woman is seriously hurt and two men are on the run after a shooting in Whitehaven Friday night.

  Military equipment flows to Mid-South law enforcement agencies

  Man dead after fight with MLGW worker

Pedestrian dead after hit-and-run in North Memphis

  Family files lawsuit against Circle K employee who shot, killed their relative in May

  DA’s office: No charges for man who shot attempted carjacking suspects at Kroger gas station

Man arrested following shooting that injured his 12-year-old brother

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Clerk’s Office, TDH issue warnings about ‘spoof calls’

Lawyer for former Oxford Police Officer charged with murder wants psychiatric exam for his client

Man indicted in Raleigh car-to-car shootings

Man pleads guilty to 2018 armed carjacking at car wash

  Man dead, MLGW worker detained after being assaulted on the job

  Investigation underway following reported robbery of MLGW workers

  Cordova mom says her 11-year-old son was abused at day care

A Cordova mom’s world shattered Tuesday when she said her 11-year-old son told her a day care worker at The Gentlemen and Ladies Learning Academy had been abusing him.

  Hundreds of Memphis Police Dept. employees disciplined last year, report shows

Hundreds of Memphis Police Department employees were disciplined last year, including 133 police officers who were suspended, according to a report by an internal watchdog that investigates allegations of police misconduct.

  Memphis sees decline in robberies amid coronavirus pandemic

Now six months after the pandemic started, law enforcement officials and public safety officials in Shelby County are getting a better idea of how it affected crime trends.

  Police investigating burglary at U of M Athletic Office

University of Memphis Police Services and the Memphis Police Department are investigating a burglary at the Athletic Office Building.

  Man indicted in deadly dice game shooting

School board expels student who brought gun on campus

U.S. Marshals arrest suspect in May homicide investigation

  Suspect arrested, charged in shooting death of MAPCO gas station clerk

  Man charged with tossing dog over overpass

MPD: 2 shot Tuesday, no suspect information available

  Victim in alleged attempted carjacking at Kroger fuel center claims self-defense

Memphis police are revealing much more about that attempted carjacking including releasing the name of the 16-year-old who died in the shooting. Leslie Ballin, Attorney for that 72-year-old doctor, told WMC Action News 5 it was self-defense.

MPD investigating a shooting in South Memphis

Memphis police are on the scene of a shooting that took place in the 1400 block of Elvis Presley Blvd.

  Operation LeGend results in 27 charged with federal offenses in Memphis

Since it’s launch in July 2020, Operation LeGend has made 302 arrests in Memphis, and now 27 defendants have been charged with federal offenses.

Memphis woman indicted in boyfriend’s death

A woman has been indicted in the death of her boyfriend last year, who was taken to a hospital with injuries compatible with being run over by a vehicle, Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich announced Tuesday.

2 arrested by Hernando police for enticement of a minor

Investigators with the Hernando Police Department arrested two more individuals for enticement of a minor for sexual purposes Friday.

  Teen indicted in double homicide

A Memphis teen has been indicted in the deadly shootings of two Miss. men at a South Memphis gas station last year, according to Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich.

  Suspect arrested in attempted carjacking at Kroger gas station that led to deadly shooting

Willie Murry is charged with attempted second-degree murder, using a firearm during a dangerous felony and two counts of property theft.

  Shooting at Kroger gas station allegedly an attempted carjacking

A shooting in the middle of the day just before two in the afternoon at a Kroger fuel center at Poplar and Kirby left shoppers in shock. Police say what appears to be an attempted carjacking ended with one suspect dead and another injured.

  Memphis inching closer to homicide record

Police are searching for suspects in multiple shootings that occurred over the last couple of days, including some that turned deadly.

  1 dead, another injured in shooting at Kroger gas station on Poplar Avenue

MPD is on the scene of a shooting that occurred Monday at the Kroger Fuel Center on Poplar Avenue.

3 injured in West Memphis weekend shooting

Three people have been released from the hospital after being injured during a shooting in West Memphis over the weekend.

  Police investigating overnight shooting in Downtown Memphis

MPD has not revealed any information about who was involved in the shooting or what may have led up to it.

Memphis police investigating triple shooting at gas station

A shooting at a gas station left one victim dead and two others injured Sunday night.

MPD: Suspects on the run after man shot, killed

A man was shot and killed Sunday night in southeast Memphis.

  Man arrested for firing shots on I-240

One man is in custody after police say he fired shots at another car on the interstate at midnight Sunday.

  SCSO: Man arrested, charged in northwest Shelby Co. homicide

A man has been arrested in connection with a homicide in northwest Shelby County.

Clerk attacks customer with meat tenderizer during argument, police say

What started as an attempt to exchange a faulty item ended with one Memphis gas station clerk behind bars.

Marshals capture woman for aggravated assault on police officer

U.S. Marshals captured a woman for aggravated assault on a Tupelo, Mississippi police officer.

  Man arrested in connection with deadly Cordova shooting

Shelby County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a man in connection with a homicide near a constriction site in Cordova.

  OPD: Man arrested in connection with sexual assault

The Oxford Police Department and the Union County Sheriff’s Department arrested a man in connection with a sexual assault from two months ago.

  Man indicted in shooting death of woman, wounding of man at Memphis motel

A grand jury indicted 49-year-old Angelos Washington on charges of first-degree murder

Tennessee man sentenced in child pornography case involving Arkansas teen

A 55-year-old Tennessee man has been sentenced to 23 years in federal prison on child pornography charges.

  MPD: Gas station clerk shot, killed during attempted robbery at MAPCO

A gas station clerk at a Memphis MAPCO was the victim of an overnight shooting Friday, according to the Memphis Police Department.

Man arrested after woman escaped attempted kidnapping, carjacking

Deandre Bowers, 21, is charged with carjacking, two counts of attempted first-degree murder and attempted aggravated kidnapping.

MDOC employee arrested for embezzlement

An employee of the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility has been arrested by MDOC.

  Appeals court overturns judge’s ruling in child pornography case

A Memphis judge accused of going too easy on a child porn suspect is off the case.

  Police searching for suspects after man shot, killed in northeast Memphis

Police are investigating after a man was found shot to death Thursday in northeast Memphis.

  One person arrested after human remains reportedly found, Sheriff says

One person has been arrested after authorities reportedly found human remains earlier this week along Highway 1 South in Cross County.

  Man arrested, charged with murdering delivery truck driver at Jack Pirtle’s in Memphis

This comes after officials released new video of the man police say killed the delivery driver outside a Jack Pirtle’s chicken on Monday.

Police investigating overnight shooting near Whitehaven

Memphis police are investigating an overnight shooting that left one man in the hospital.

  New DNA testing ordered for Tennessee death row inmate’s case

A legal victory has been won for a death row inmate convicted in a brutal Mid-South double murder.

  Judge to decide if man who killed car thief will serve prison time

Quincy Hunter told police he was inside a gas station when he saw someone get into his car and drive off.

  Jason Autry goes free after plea deal in Holly Bobo murder case

Jason Autry was released from Riverbend Maximum Security Institution in Nashville around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday.

Fundraisers set up for family of delivery driver shot and killed in Memphis

Chayne Cardwell worked for Performance Food Group. He was shot and killed early Monday morning during a delivery to Jack Pirtle’s Chicken on South Bellevue near McLeMore Avenue.

2 rushed to hospital following shooting in Senatobia

Senatobia Police Department is investigating a shooting that left two people recovering in the hospital Tuesday morning.

  Judge orders new DNA testing for Tennessee death row inmate’s case

Shelby County Judge Paula Skahan ruled Wednesday in favor of attorneys for Pervis Payne, who filed a petition in July requesting DNA testing in the long-running case.

  Suspect responsible for attacking a woman near UofM arrested

The suspect wanted for assaulting a woman on Spottswood Avenue last week was arrested and charged Tuesday morning. And now the two women who feared he might come after them are relieved an arrest has been made.

MPD: 1 man shot, in critical condition

A man was shot at 3731 Norris Ave on Tuesday.

  Domestic violence reports spike during pandemic

It’s an alarming trend here in Memphis and in other cities across the country. Police are seeing more aggravated assaults because of domestic violence.

Security guard in critical condition following shooting at apartment complex

A man was rushed to the hospital overnight Tuesday following a shooting at an apartment complex on Merton Street.

Police: Man robbed at gunpoint in U of M parking lot

Police are investigating an armed robbery on the University of Memphis campus.

Man wanted after shots fired at Marianna officers

An Arkansas man is wanted after shots were fired at two Marianna police officers on Monday.

MPD investigating deadly shooting in Raleigh

Memphis police are investigating a shooting that left one man dead on Monday.

MPD: Man dead after shooting in South Memphis

Memphis police are investigating a shooting that left one man dead on Monday.

Memphis police investigating a shooting that left one in critical condition, another injured

One woman is in critical condition and one man is in non-critical condition after a shooting on Monday.

  Jason Autry plea deal closes 9 years of uncertainty in Holly Bobo murder case

Nine years of uncertainty came to an end Monday for the family of Holly Bobo.

Attorneys for Pervis Payne seek to stop execution over intellectual disability claim

Today attorneys for Pervis Payne filed a complaint to prevent Tennessee from carrying out Payne’s execution on Dec. 3 until the state creates a procedure to formally judge his claim that, as a person with an intellectual disability, his execution would be unconstitutional.

  Final suspect charged in Holly Bobo case makes plea deal, could be released within days

Jason Autry was serving an 8-year sentence on a federal drug charge when he was arrested in the murder of the 20-year-old former west Tennessee nursing student.

  3 wanted for weekend drive-by shooting involving father, young child in Hickory Hill

Caught on camera -- Memphis police are looking for three men who ambushed a man firing several shots at him and his young child.

MPD: Man dead after shooting in Orange Mound

A man is dead after being shot early this morning at Park Avenue and Airways Boulevard.

  Final suspect to appear in court for murder of Holly Bobo

On Monday the final suspect charged in the murder of Holly Bobo will be in court.

MPD: Man dead after shooting in southwest Memphis

A shooting left one man dead Friday evening in southwest Memphis.

Police investigating after Whitehaven shooting victim arrives at fire station

Police are investigating after a man was shot in Whitehaven Friday evening.

Pedestrian dies after being hit by MATA bus near Downtown Memphis

A pedestrian is dead after being struck by a vehicle near Downtown Memphis Thursday night.

  VIDEO: Surveillance video shows Mercedes heist at Memphis car dealership

Police say four Mercedes-Benz cars worth almost half a million dollars were stolen right off the showroom floor.

Crash involving semi blocking multiple lanes of I-40

An overturned 18-wheeler is blocking four lanes of traffic.

  Memphis man pleads guilty in 3 murder cases

A Memphis man has been sentenced to three life sentences for murdering three people in 2018.

  Police investigating car break-ins near the University of Memphis

People living around the University of Memphis woke up to a rude surprise Thursday morning. Thieves broke into multiple cars overnight, leaving piles of shattered glass in the parking lot.